Friday 12 November 2021
Winbond to allocate more capacity for specialty DRAM
Winbond Electronics will be ramping up its 25nm process manufacturing output for specialty DRAM products starting the first quarter of 2022, according to company president Pei-Ming...
Tuesday 9 November 2021
Macronix posts record October revenue
ROM and flash memory chipmaker Macronix International saw its revenue hit a record high for the seventh consecutive quarter in October 2021, while revenue at fellow flash company...
Friday 5 November 2021
Winbond posts profit hike in 3Q21
Specialty DRAM and flash chipmaker Winbond Electronics has reported net profits jumped over 10-folds on year to NT$4.48 billion (US$160.4 million) in the third quarter of 2021, with...
Monday 4 October 2021
NOR flash to remain tight through 2022
The supply of NOR flash memory has been relatively tight compared to that of DRAM and NAND flash memory, and is expected to remain short of demand through 2022, according to industry...
Wednesday 8 September 2021
Adata expects DRAM spot prices to be stable in 4Q21
Memory module maker Adata Technology expects price stability to take place in the DRAM spot market starting the fourth quarter of 2021.
Friday 3 September 2021
DDR3 contract prices likely to drop in 4Q21
DDR3 contract prices for the fourth quarter will be under downward pressure, as spot prices have been falling recently, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 17 August 2021
Nuvoton to raise foundry quotes by 15%, report says
MCU specialist Nuvoton Technology, which has merged with Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions (PSCS), has reportedly notified customers about a 15% price hike for its contract manufacturing...
Friday 13 August 2021
Winbond to generate additional output for specialty DRAM starting 4Q22
Winbond Electronics expects to kick off production for specialty DRAM memory in small volume at its new plant in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan in the fourth quarter of 2022, according...
Friday 6 August 2021
Winbond expects full capacity utilization to remain till year-end 2021
Specialty memory IC maker Winbond Electronics has fully utilized monthly production capacity equivalent to 55,000-60,000 wafers, and strong demand will allow full utilization to last...
Thursday 22 July 2021
DDR3 prices to continue double-digit growth
Niche-market DDR3 memory prices will continue to register double-digit increases in the third and fourth quarters of 2021, due mainly to supply-side constraints, according to industry...
Friday 16 July 2021
ChipMOS, Chipbond may further raise backend quotes in 2H21
Backend houses ChipMOS Technologies and Chipbond Technology are expected to raise again their backend service quotes later in the second half of 2021, as robust demand for car-use...
Thursday 15 July 2021
Rising NOR flash prices to boost Winbond 2021 profit
Winbond Electronics is expected to post handsome profits in 2021, buoyed by rising NOR flash prices, as well as growing sales generated by its logic IC subsidiary Nuvoton Technology,...
Tuesday 13 July 2021
VIS, Winbond post record 2Q21 revenue
Specialty IC foundry Vanguard International Semiconductor (VIS) and Winbond Electronics, a specialty DRAM and flash memory chipmaker, both saw their revenues hit record highs of NT$10.16...
Monday 5 July 2021
OSATs see significant surge in 2H21 memory backend demand
Taiwan memory backend specialists are optimistic about their business prospects for the second half of the year as memory demand for handset and other consumer electronics applications...
Tuesday 29 June 2021
Nuvoton to improve product mix through acquisition
MCU specialist Nuvoton Technology will be able to improve its product mix, following its acquisition of Panasonic Semiconductor Solutions (PSCS) and Panasonic's other chipmaking assets,...